Category Archives: ’80s Cartoons

MS41 – The Black Cauldron



An assistant pig keeper discovers his heroic destiny with the help of a bard, a weird furry creature, and (what else?) a princess. This is Disney, after all.

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Next week: Batman: TAS Part 6


MS36 – GI Joe: The Movie



The finale of the original GI Joe cartoon is infamous for several reasons, but damn if the opening sequence isn’t awesome.

GI Joe: The Movie starts strong, and then just kinda happens at you. Poor Cobra Commander…

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Next week: G Gundam Part 1


E92 – GI Joe: A Real American Hero Grab Bag



Good thing GI Joe is around, or who would protect us from Cobra the enemy?

Joes fight Cobra, Cobra retreats, etc. Meanwhile, Michael takes issue with Serpentor, Peter chuckles at some animation errors, and both hosts theorize on why this show made it to Toonami’s Midnight Run lineup.

Also included: Cobra Studios productions, the mixed-up origins of GI Joe, how the hell can anyone tell all the Joes apart?

G Gundam Part 1 will release on June 5th